• Academic Activities Grounded At YABATECH As ASUP Begins Indefinite Strike Over Unpaid Allowances

    Academic Activities Grounded At YABATECH As ASUP Begins Indefinite Strike Over Unpaid Allowances

    Academic activities at Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH) were crippled as the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) on Thursday began an indefinite strike over unpaid allowances by the college management.

    Two other sister unions, the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Polytechnics (SSANIP) and the Non Academic Staff Union (NASU) are waiting in the wind as they have issued the college management 24-hour ultimatum to meet their demand or face industrial action.

    Following the indefinite strike, thousands of students were stranded in […]

  • Yabatech reopens after 4week break to mourn student’s death

    Yabatech reopens after 4week break to mourn student’s death

    According to reports, the Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, on Tuesday reopened for academic activities after a four-week break to mourn the death of a final year student, who died on Feb. 10.

    A correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), who monitored the resumption, reports that anxious students trooped in to complete their undertaking forms and collected examination dockets.

    NAN reports that security was beefed-up on the campus, as only students with the institution’s identity cards were allowed in. Some students […]